It was promised earlier and delivered today: As of December 1, there is no 8% provincial sales tax on helmets, safety gear and bikes under $1,000 in the Province of Ontario, Canada. Premier Dalton McGuinty calls it a
Trucks laden with Fiji water may not be so welcome in Chicago; according to USA Today, "Chicago Mayor Richard Daley has endorsed a proposal to add a 10-cent tax to each bottle, which would bring the city about $21 million a year.
In January of this year, biodiesel lost its tax-free status in Deutschland. In the first year of the phase-in plan to raise taxes on biodiesel equal to the €0.45/liter on traditional diesel, biodiesel costs rocketed €0.09/liter. In the face of
If you drive a car, I'll tax the street; If you try to sit, I'll tax your seat. If you get too cold I'll tax the heat; If you take a walk, I'll tax your feet. So said the Beatles and they had a point. Fuel taxes are a big source of revenue and the taxman
Are you one of the thousands of Americans who will be crunching to do their taxes this weekend? Well don’t forget that this year only the IRS is giving a refund to all of us that had phone service between February 28, 2003 and August 1, 2006. If you’re